Sterilization and disinfection
Which of the follow is not a Sterilant agent?
|D||None of the above|
a. Lysol (a phenolic disinfectant) and alcohol (ethyl and isopropyl alcohol) are used as disinfectants while formalin (as used in fumigation) and glutaraldehyde (Cidex used for scopes) are sporicidal and hence used as chemisterilants.
b. Other chemical agents which are sporicidal are ethylene oxide and hydrogen peroxide